Salagnac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Salagnac: highlights and tourist information

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Salagnac is situated in the Dordogne department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 40 kilometres from Perigueux, the department capital (general information: Salagnac is 404 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Hautefort at 7 km and Saint-Robert at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Salagnac, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Salagnac in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Dordogne

Map of places to visit near Salagnac

Markets in and near Salagnac

  • Excideuil: market Thursday (12km)
  • Objat: market Sunday (17km)
  • Le Lardin-Saint-Lazare: market Friday (20km)
  • Thenon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Terrasson: market Thursday (22km)
  • Allassac: market Wednesday & Friday (23km)
  • Thiviers: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Thiviers: market Saturday (25km)
  • Montignac: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday all day (31km)

More information about Salagnac, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Salagnac, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Salagnac.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Yrieix-la-Perche (23km)
  • Nontron (48km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perigord-Limousin (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise Notre Dame de l'Assomption (Thiviers) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Amand de Coly (Saint-Amand-de-Coly) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Léonce (Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere) (35km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Boschaud (Villars) (37km)
  • Eglise Saint Etienne de la Cité (Perigueux) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame (Chancelade) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Pierre (Brantome) (43km)
  • Ancien Prieuré de Merlande (La Chapelle-Gonaguet) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre (Carennac) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château de Hautefort (7km)
  • Jardins de l'Imaginaire (22km)
  • Jardins du château de Losse (32km)
  • Jardins du Manoir d'Eyrignac (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gouffre de la Fage (34km)
  • Grotte du Grand Roc (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale Étang de la Monnerie (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Hilaire-les-Places (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Salagnac

Canton: Excideuil

Arrondissement: Périgueux

Department: Dordogne

Region: Aquitaine

Postcode: 24160

Distance to Salagnac

from Perigueux (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 404 km

from Calais: 629 km

from Nice: 513 km

from Bordeaux: 149 km

from Strasbourg: 616 km

Getting here

Salagnac is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the airports at either Bergerac (or Bordeaux). Alternatively to drive from the cross-channel ports takes around 9-11 hours. For driving distances to Salagnac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anlhiac, Boisseuilh, Cherveix-Cubas, Genis, Hautefort, Saint-Mesmin, Sainte-Trie, Savignac-Ledrier and Teillots.

This page in French: Visiter Salagnac